Samuel Edward Slagle

23 March 1904–11 October 1987 (Age 83)
Todd, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Samuel Edward

When Samuel Edward Slagle was born on 23 March 1904, in Todd, Minnesota, United States, his father, Charles Marion Slagle, was 32 and his mother, Anna Louise Coenen, was 21. He married Ethel May Ford on 22 July 1931, in Cass, Minnesota, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Inguadona, Cass, Minnesota, United States for about 10 years and Inguadona Township, Cass, Minnesota, United States in 1940. He died on 11 October 1987, in Deer River, Itasca, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Cohasset, Itasca, Minnesota, United States.

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Samuel Edward Slagle
Ethel May Ford
Marriage: 22 July 1931
Charles Edward Slagle
Harlan Lee Slagle
Doris Marie Slagle
Janice Eileen Slagle

Spouse and Children

22 July 1931
Cass, Minnesota, United States


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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 2

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1906 · The End of Capital Punishment

Age 2

Between the state's entry into the Union and 1906, 27 people were executed by hanging in Minnesota. Public opinion soon shifted against the death penalty in the state and was formally abolished in 1911. Since its abolishment, there have been 23 attempts to reinstate the death penalty, but none of these bills passed the state legislature.

Age 23

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Schlegel .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Samuel E Slagle, "Minnesota State Census, 1905"
  • Edward Slagle, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Eddie Slagal in household of Charles Slagal, "United States Census, 1910"

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